IM Security Policy

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Use this template to establish a control mechanism for official use of IM, create guidelines for employee use and describe expectations for business unit oversight of IM usage, among other things.

There are many security threats associated with instant messaging (IM) in the enterprise that increase a company's vulnerability. Use this template to establish a policy that will:

  • Establish a control mechanism for official use of IM.
  • Delineate the role of IT in security policy compliance.
  • Create guidelines for employee use of IM.
  • Describe expectations for business unit oversight of IM usage by employees.

Rein in IM security risks in by downloading and tailoring this IM security policy.

The attached Zip file includes:

  • Intro Page.doc
  • Cover Sheet and Terms.pdf
  • IM Security Policy.doc
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